Many people have used incense in their meditation or in simply making their homes and offices have wonderful and calming smell. Since there are several types of incense burners to go with the incense, it is better that you will determine first the use of the incense to choose the right one so that you will get the maximum purpose of the incense. Since incense has become popular, this item can be found and be bought practically anywhere. In the modern age of internet and sites, you can find this item conveniently by shopping online.You can also purchase this item by shopping online on the internet. It is also good to know the different types of burners to fit the incense of your purpose, and these are what we will describe each here briefly.
The natural abalone shell is the number one kind of burner that we can tell you that is great for any kind of incense. This type is usually used for holding smudge sticks, or sweet glass blades for burning herbs, resin and other incenses that are combustile.
The number two to mention is the ash catching incense burner which is the most usual kind of burner. You can find this almost anywhere where incenses are also sold, and is generally the least cost among your options. The material can be in simple wooden holders or carved, and available in wood, ceramic, glass, bone and stone also. Other burners come in plain finish, carved, painted or inlaid with silver or brass.
The next burner similar to an abalone shell is the bowl burner that can be used for the different kinds of incense. This kind comes in ceramic or brass and features a cover with screen top for safety purposes.
There is another type of burner that can catch ash as the incense burns and this the box burner. Usually this type has a top and bottom and with an enclosed storage box found on the underside, can be found carved or with various paint finishes that would be a nice decor in any home.
The brass bowl burner is our next kind of burner that can withstand greater heat compared to the ceramic bowl burner. If you are using charcoal tablets for burning incense, you can use this type of burner, and this has a thin layer of sand that will help avoid damages on the surfaces of furniture or area where it is placed.
Said to be a common type of incense burner is the coil burner. But some experienced this to be a challenging burner to work with. This is because of its coils that will not remain burning if laid flat on hard surfaces.
The properties of incense may not have scientific supports yet but those who are practitioners of the material are so far satisfied with the effects it has on them.